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Counselling & Personal Development Service
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The Counselling and Personal Development Service is a professional, confidential and free service, which is available to all registered undergraduate and postgraduate DCU students.

The service provides one-to-one psychological counselling and specialist input on a wide range of personal, academic, family, social, psychological and mental health issues that hinder a student’s academic performance in a non-judgmental and open manner. This includes support and help at time of immediate crisis.


Our Service

Welcome to the Counselling and Personal Development Service website. These webpages provide information on a range of supports that are available to you through this service. They include :

  • One to one psychological and confidential counselling
  • SilverCloud Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) online mental health & wellbeing programmes
  • Togetherall, moderated peer support 24/7
  • Mindfulness based stress reduction resources including podcasts
  • Psycho-educational workshops and groups
  • Psychological health & wellbeing resources, practices, guidelines, podcasts and information
  • Live Wise Book Therapy
  • Anonymous reporting tool through Speak Out
  • Information on 'after hour supports' including 24/7 text and helpline services.

Do please explore further here what is available to you.